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Keep Austin Playing

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

About

PositionsMany Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close Date72 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Keep Austin Playing is a citywide playdate created by the Austin Parks and Recreation Department to enrich, educate, and empower the Austin Community.  We aim to cultivate a lifestyle change towards healthy, positive behaviors and attitudes. 

Event Schedule:
8:00am - 10:00am  Table/Activity and Booth Setup
9:00am - 11:00am  Instructor led outdoor activity
10:00am - 2:00pm  Event doors open for City of Austin Parks and Recreation Summer Camps ONLY
2:00pm - 3:00pm  Break
1:00pm - 3:00pm  Instructor led outdoor activity
3:00pm - 7:00pm  Event Open to the Public
7:00pm - 8:00pm  Breakdown and Clean up

Event goals:
- Increase awareness of the importance of a healthy lifestyle by providing interactive play and informational materials to our youth and the citizens of Austin.
- Expose youth and the public to the myriad of organizations within the City of Austin that offer free or low cost programs designed to encourage a healthier lifestyle.
- Promote and celebrate National Parks and Recreation month.
- Provide a safe and interactive event for youth and citizens with an emphasis on health education, wellness and access to healthy food.
- Motivate participants to make positive health behavior changes.
Requirements
A copy of the City of Austin Liability Waiver must be signed by all volunteers. We will have copies available at the check-in table or you can print under "Resources". All volunteers must report to check-in table 15-20 minutes prior to their shift. Volunteers will be assigned to a staff Volunteer Coordinator to report to during the event.
Parking DetailsFree Parking at Palmer
CausesChildren & Youth Community Health & Medicine Sports & Recreation
SkillsCleanups Help w/People Learning/Education
GivePulse
9 Positions Filled | 5 Impacts | 23 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (16)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Wed, Jul 15 9:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors

Palmer Main Entrance, Austin, TX 78704
0/4Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 9:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
Monitor exits throughout the Palmer Events Center to ensure no summer camp child exits the exhibit hall without Adult Supervision (Summer Camp Counselor).

Palmer Events Center Exhibit Hall 1, Austin, TX 78704
0/5Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 9:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the moonbounce at all times.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
2/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 9:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the foosball table. Volunteers will ensure participants are tall enough to participate safely.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 9:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include giant jenga & checkers, etc.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
2/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 10:00am
End: Wed, Jul 15 2:00pm
Volunteer will be assigned to a vendor booth/table to assist with activity - some form of active play (ball toss, etc)

Palmer Events Center Exhibit Hall 3, Austin, TX 78704
3/6Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors

Palmer Main Entrance, Austin, TX 78704
0/4Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 3:00pm
Monitor exits throughout the Palmer Events Center to ensure no summer camp child exits the exhibit hall without Adult Supervision (Summer Camp Counselor).

Palmer Events Center Exhibit Hall 2, Austin, TX 78704
0/5Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the moonbounce at all times.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the foosball table. Volunteers will ensure participants are tall enough to participate safely.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 12:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include giant jenga & checkers, etc.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 3:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 7:00pm
Volunteer will be assigned to a vendor booth/table to assist with activity - some form of active play (ball toss, etc)

Palmer Events Center Exhibit Hall 4, Austin, TX 78704
2/6Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 7:00pm
Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors

Palmer Main Entrance, Austin, TX 78704
0/4Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 7:00pm
Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the moonbounce at all times.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
1/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 7:00pm
Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the max allowed number of children in the foosball table. Volunteers will ensure participants are tall enough to participate safely.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over
Start: Wed, Jul 15 4:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 15 7:00pm
Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include giant jenga & checkers, etc.

Palmer Events Center Canopy, Austin, TX 78704
0/2Over